Karen Alexander, MSN, RN
Edison Building, Suite 844
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 955-5674 fax
MSN, Thomas Jefferson University - 2009
BSN, Thomas Jefferson University - 2005
BA (French), Grove City College - 2004
Research & Clinical Interests
Care coordination, substance use in mothers, neonatal abstinence sydrome
Society of Pediatric Nursing
Sigma Theta Tau
Alexander, K. Dawson-Jones, J., Grayem, K. (2014). Online presentation (module), Coaching and counseling of patients and families. Care Coordination and Transition Management Online Course.
Alexander, K. (2014). Poster Presentation, Using technology to teach social determinants of health to undergraduate nursing students. Drexel Undergraduate Nursing Education Institute, Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Alexander, K. (2013). Poster Presentation. A picture of interdisciplinary collaboration: Homeless Youth in Philadelphia.,National Healthcare for the Homeless Conference and Policy Symposium,Washington, D.C.
Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications
Bouchaud, M., Swan, B. A., Gerolamo, A., Black, K., Alexander, K.,Bellot, J., ... & Scherzer, R. (2016). Accelerating design and transforming baccalaureate nursing education to foster a culture of health. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 6(11), 97-103
Alexander, K. (2015). Hildegard Peplau: A theory critique. Journal of Nursing Doctoral Students Scholarship, 3, 50-59.
Alexander, K., Dawson-Jones, J., Grayem, K. (2014). Coaching and counseling of patients and families. In Hass, S., Swan, B.A., Haines, T. (Eds.), Care Coordination and Transition Management Core Curriculum, American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nurses.
Alexander, K. (2013). Social determinants of methadone in pregnancy: Violence, social capital, and mental health. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 34(10), 747-751.